Post It Note Poetry #12 – Box Of Matches

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Box Of Matches

Prometheus’ gift reduced

to domestic convenience

packaged and shelved

waiting for the sulphurous

strike against the edge

a flare ignited

will it burn

twice as bright

and half as long?

Pick one.

Strike it

and see

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One response to “Post It Note Poetry #12 – Box Of Matches

  1. Brilliant way to look at it!

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